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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
International Conference on the Conservation of Grotto Sites (2nd : 2004 : Dunhuang Caves, China).
Conservation of ancient sites on the Silk Road.
Los Angeles : Getty Conservation Institute, ©2010
|Material Type:||Conference publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|Description:||xviii, 516 pages : illustrations, maps ; 28 cm|
|Contents:||Master plan for the conservation and management of the Mogao Grottoes : preparation and achievements / Fan Jinshi --
Managing cultural heritage sites : some parameters for success / Sharon Sullivan --
China's policy in relation to international exchange and cooperation in cultural heritage conservation in China / Zhang Wenbin --
Choices and judgment : the professional conservator at the interface / Sharon Cather --
UNESCO support for cultural heritage conservation in China / Du Xiaofan, translated by Naomi Hellmann --
International cooperation for the protection of China's cultural heritage / Huang Kezhong --
Deterioration and treatment of wall paintings in grottoes along the Silk Road in China and related conservation efforts / Li Zuixiong --
Safeguarding Silk Road sites in Central Asia / Laurent Lévi-Strauss and Roland Lin --
Nomination of the Silk Road in China to UNESCO's World Heritage List : proposals for a strategic approach and reference framework for heritage routes / Ron van Oers --
The content and theoretical significance of the Principles for the conservation of heritage sites in China / Jin Hongkui --
The Principles for the conservation of heritage sites in China --
a critique / Jean-Louis Luxen --
The role of Hebei Province in developing and implementing the China Principles / Zhang Lizhu --
A place of safekeeping? : the vicissitudes of the Bezeklik murals / Susan Whitfield --
Perspectives on photography's contribution to archaeology in Central Asia / John Falconer --
Harps on the ancient Silk Road / Bo Lawergren --
Stein and Trinkler on the Rawak Vihara : a mandala style moves east / Fred H. Martinson --
Conservation and management of cultural heritage sites on the Silk Road in Kyrgyzstan / Ludmila Akmatova and Jumamedel Imankulov --
Visitor surveys at Mogao : pioneering the process, 2002-2004 / Li Ping [and others] --
The challenge of managing visitors at the Mogao Grottoes / Kirsty Altenburg [and others] --
Sustainable visitation at the Mogao Grottoes : a methodology for visitor carrying capacity / Martha Demas [and others] --
Social and environmental monitoring as a tool for managing visitor impact at Jenolan Caves, Australia / Rickard Mackay --
Nature and distribution of cohesion forces in earthen building materials / Henri Van Damme [and others] --
Geology and hydrogeology at the Mogao Grottoes, Dunhuang / Chikaosa Tanimoto [and others] --
The influence of water on the stone carvings of the Yungang Grottoes / Huang Jizhong --
A Chinese-German cooperative project for the preservation of the cultural heritage of Shaanxi Province : conservation of the polychrome clay sculpture and investigation of painting materials in the Great Hall of the Shuilu'an Buddhist temple / Catharina Blaensdorf and Ma Tao --
Two methods for the conservation of the polychromy of the terracotta army of Qin Shihuang : electron beam polymerization of methacrylic monomers and consolidation using polyethylene glycol / Daniela Bathelt and Heinz Langhals --
The stone armor from the burial complex of Qin Shihuang in Lintong, China : methodology for excavation, restoration, and conservation, including the use of cyclododecane, a volatile temporary consolidant / Sandra Bucher and Xia Yin --
The development of ancient synthetic copper-based blue and purple pigments / Heinz Berke [and others] --
Ishkor glazes of Uzbekistan / Pamela B. Vandiver [and others] --
Digital acquisition, reconstruction, and virtual interpretation of Dunhuang murals / Lu Dongming [and others] --
High-resolution photography at the Dunhuang Grottoes : Northwestern University's role in the Mellon International Dunhuang Archive / Harlan Wallach --
Dunhuang Grottoes conservation and computer technologies / Pan Yunhe, Fan Jinshi, and Li Zuixiong --
Multispectral imaging for easel and wall paintings / Haida Liang [and others] --
Scientific examination of the traditional materials and techniques used in Yuan dynasty wall paintings / Rocco Mazzeo [and others] --
Documentation and emergency treatment of wall paintings in the Chamba Lakhang (Maitreya temple) : developing a methodology to conserve mural paintings in India's Ladakh district / Sanjay Dhar --
Surveying paradise : the conservation survey of a Yuan dynasty wall painting on a clay base / Kathleen M. Garland --
Determining the internal condition of the Leshan Buddha statue / Zhong Shihang and Huang Kezhong --
Types of weathering of the Huashan rock paintings / Guo Hong [and others] --
A study of support materials for mural paintings in humid environments / Ma Qinglin [and others] --
Study and conservation of the Dazhao temple wall painting, Inner Mongolia / Du Xiaoli, translated by Naomi Hellmann --
Pigment analysis and environmental monitoring of murals in the Tang dynasty Huiling Mausoleum / Yang Mangmang and Zhang Yongjian --
Indian wall paintings : analysis of materials and techniques / Sekhar Chandra Set --
Conservation of mural paintings transferred from a royal mausoleum of the Western Han dynasty at Shiyuan, Henan Province / Tie Fude --
Condition, conservation, and reinforcement of the Yumen Pass and Hecang earthen rums near Dunhuang / Wang Xudong, Li Zuixiong, and Zhang Lu --
Research and application methods for comprehensive control of wind-borne sand at the Mogao Grottoes / Wang Wanfu [and others] --
Restoration and consolidation of historic earthen structures : the upper and middle temple complexes at the Mogao Grottoes / Sun Yihua, Wang Wanfu, and Fu Qingyuan --
Consolidation studies on sandstone in the Zhongshan Grotto / He Ling [and others] --
Nonaqueous dispersions and their antiweathering performance for earthen buildings, monuments, and archaeological sites / Zhou Shuanglin [and others] --
Consolidation methods for cracks at the Qin terracotta army earthen site / Zhang Zhijun --
The conservation program for the castle ruins of the Guge kingdom in Ali, Tibet / Wang Hui --
Objectives of the cave 85 project / Neville Agnew and Li Zuixiong --
The significance of cave 85 / Wang Jinyu --
Conservation history and condition survey of cave 85, Mogao Grottoes / Xu Shuqing [and others] --
Causes and mechanisms of deterioration and damage in cave 85 / Neville Agnew, Shin Maekawa, and Shuya Wei --
Methodology for the conservation of the wall paintings in cave 85 / Francesca Piqué, Lorinda Wong, and Su Bomin --
The role of in situ examination in the technical and investigation of the cave 85 paintings / Lisa Shekede [and others] --
Analytical research in cave 85 / Michael R. Schilling [and others] --
Asian organic colorants : a collaborative research project / Cecily M. Grzywacz [and others] --
Evaluating the light sensitivity of paints in selected wall paintings at the Mogao Grottoes : caves 217, 98, and 85 / James R. Druzik --
Origins of moisture affecting the wall paintings in cave 85 / Shin Maekawa [and others] --
Development and testing of the grouting and soluble-salts reduction treatments of cave 85 / Stephen Rickerby [and others] --
Implementation of grouting and salts-reduction treatments of cave 85 wall paintings / Stephen Rickerby [and others] --
A rapid means of measuring residual salt after grouting and poulticing wall paintings / Chen Gangquan [and others] --
The information management system for the cave 85 project / Lorinda Wong [and others].
|Responsibility:||edited by Neville Agnew.|
"Contributes to essential groundwork in heritage management literature of the Silk Road."--"Collections: A Journal for Museum and Archives Professionals"
- Mural painting and decoration, Chinese -- Conservation and restoration -- China -- Dunhuang Caves -- Congresses.
- Buddhist art -- Conservation and restoration -- China -- Dunhuang Caves -- Congresses.
- Buddhist cave temples -- Conservation and restoration -- China -- Dunhuang Caves -- Congresses.
- Dunhuang Caves (China) -- Antiquities -- Congresses.
- Cave paintings -- Conservation and restoration -- Congresses.
- Cultural property -- Protection -- Congresses.
- Buddhist art -- Conservation and restoration.
- Buddhist cave temples -- Conservation and restoration.
- Cave paintings -- Conservation and restoration.
- Cultural property -- Protection.
- Mural painting and decoration, Chinese -- Conservation and restoration.
- China -- Dunhuang Caves.